"Freckles" is a baby Red Footed
Tortoise. She was kept on paper towels
and didn't have enough humidity. Her
sister died so they brought her to us.
"Freckles" is one of our ambassadors.
"Crush" is our Russian tortoise.
We bought him as a yearling from a
pet store. He is 15 years old now.
He started our love for tortoises.
"Crush" is sponsored by Liz Jordan
"Iggy" & "Squirt" are our 1st rescues.
They are Red Footed Tortoises.
Their owner had a new baby and
their house was too small for the
tortoises and all the baby stuff.
"Iggy" & "Squirt" need a sponsor.
"Sheldon" a Sulcata was in a
very small pen about 8'x8'
His owner felt he needed a
bigger enclosure. He is 14
years old and weighs 116lbs.
He is now in a 50x100 enclosure.
"Sheldon" has Moe & Kylee as his new sponsor.
"Pablo" a Sulcata was abused
as a baby and fed cigarettes.
His shell is very deformed.
It is a miracle he has survived
and his shell grew with him.
He is 13 yrs. old and very sweet.
"Pablo" has Nicholas, Courtney &
Brantley as his sponsor.
"Sunshine" a Sulcata is 13 yrs.
old. Her house was being sold
in a divorce so she came
to live here at Tortoises Acres.
"Sunshine" needs a sponsor.
"Shelly" a Sulcata had to relocate
due to the weather in his state.
He is very friendly.
Jeanette is "Shelly's" sponsor.
"Shamrock" is a Russian Tortoise.
His mommy died of Cancer.
He was a kindergarten class pet.
He will live his life out here.
"Shamrock" needs a sponsor.
"Torti" is a 4 year old Sulcata.
Her owner got a new job and can't
keep her. She'll pay her sponsorship.
"Torti" has Grace as her sponsor.
"Tortellini" is a 5 year old Sulcata.
He was brought here to live out his
life at the sanctuary.
"Tort Tort" needs a sponsor.
"Hallie" is a 14 year old female
Russian tortoise. This poor girl
was only fed ice berg lettuce
and never given water to drink
or soak in. She has both
broken back legs. She is so sweet.
She loves her life here.
"Hallie" sponsor is Kay Hubbard.
"Johnny" & "June" came down from
Oregon. They are 5 year old
Sulcata's. Their owner couldn't
keep them and they live here now.
"Johnny" & "June" need a sponsor
"Lucy" is a Russian Tortoise.
She needed a new home and
we took her in. She is happy and
loves her new friends.
"Lucy" needs a sponsor.
"Ivan" is a Russian Tortoise.
He was surrendered to us to find
him a new home.
"Ivan" has been adopted.
"Gretel" is a 11 yr. old sweet
Russian tortoise. Her owner
wanted her in a bigger outside
enclosure with friends.
"Gretel" needs a sponsor.
"Otis" is a 14 yr. old Sulcata.
He was causing havoc in his
backyard. He is our problem
child and a little aggressive.
Thank you Kim Harmon for fostering "Otis"
"Lucas" was terrorizing his
backyard and moving the lawn
furniture around. He scratched
up his shell on the quad so it was
time for a new home.
"Lucas" needs a sponsor.
"Tonka" is 2. He is my grandson's
Leopard Tortoise. He lives at the
rescue and loves people.
We got a beautiful private collection
of Leopard Tortoises in the sanctuary.
They are not up for adoption. We want them at
the sanctuary for everyone to enjoy.